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What does Terran mean?

Terran Pronunciation of Terran [ter-ran] as a boys' name is pronounced TARE-en. It is of English origin, and the meaning of Terran is "Earth-man". Variants are contemporary rhyming blends of Ter- plus Darin. See also Tarun.

Associated with: earth.


Terran has 3 variants: Tarrin, Terrin and Terron.

9 more alternative forms via Darin, Tarun: Daran, Darrin, Darron, Darryn, Derren, Derrian, Derrin, Taroon and Taroun.

Creative forms:
(male) Tiran, ..

(female) Terna, Terni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Terran Peter (T.P.), ..

How popular is Terran?

Terran is an unusual given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#119644 out of 150436, Top 80%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Terran was first listed in 1992 and reached its peak position of #1694 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Terran name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Terran outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related boy names. Terron, Darryn, Darron, Darin, Darrin and Daran are the prominent related forms of Terran. Other forms, like Taroon, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Terran was at its highest in the 1960s (median #1154).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Terran, Daran, Darin, Darrin, Darron in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darryn, Terron in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Terran and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Terran is pronounced similarly to Taran, Taren, Tarin, Taron, Tarran, Tarren, Tarron, Tarryn, Taurean, Teran, Teron, Terryn, Teryn, Tirohn, Tirown, Toran, Torean, Toren, Torin, Torion, Torran, Torrian, Torrin and Tyron. Other recommended names are Bertran, Curran, Darran, Derron, Dorran, Farran, Fernan, Ferran, Ferrand, Ferrar, Ferrin, Ferron, Garran, German, Herman, Jeran, Jerman, Jerrad, Jerren, Jerrin, Jerron, Keiran, Kernan, Larran, Orran, Perrin, Tarrant, Teagan, Tedman, Tegan, Teigan, Teman, Tern, Terrall, Terrance, Terrey, Terri, Terrie, Terris, Terry, Terryal, Terryl, Tevan, Teytan, Tharon, Theron, Therron, Thorian, Thorin, Thorn and Tiernan. These names tend to be more commonly used than Terran.

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